Church Planting
in North New Jersey

About North New Jersey

North New Jersey is a presents a huge opportunity for church planting. With a diverse people, many towns and communities, and proximity to the ti-state area around NYC, north Jersey is a great place to consider planting a church.

Here are a few reasons why its so unique:

NJ is a Magnet for Business:

  • NJ adds approx. $487 Billion Dollars to the USA gross domestic product.
  • Home to over 1,100 multinational companies that represent 40 nations
  • Headquarters to 21 of the nations Fortune 500 companies

NJ is a Global Gateway:

  • Has the highest density of the nation’s railroads, 1,000 miles.
  • 2 International Airports
  • The Port of NY/NJ is the busiest maritime cargo center on the East Coast, and 3rd largest seaport in nation.

NJ Education:

  • Highest High School graduation rate in the USA.
  • More scientist and engineers per square mile than anywhere on earth- 225,000 total
  • Very high concentration of educated and skilled people: Top state in employment for chemists, second for biochemists, and third for microbiologists.
  • 63 public and private colleges and universities

NJ Highlights:

  • National Safety Council ranked New Jersey as the safest state in the nation.
  • NJ tourist industry generates $38 Billion annually
  • Some 59 Million visitors come specifically to enjoy the New Jersey Shore

How to Get Involved

PRAY.
  • That God will send planters to this area to do the work.
  • That the Lord of the Harvest will prepare the hearts of the people here.
  • That God will let you know if He wants you to be involved.
PARTICIPATE.
  • Share the need in this area with people you know.
  • Consider visiting the area as you pray for how God may want you to be involved.
  • Bring or participate in a mission trip to the area.
PROVIDE.
  • Consider making a financial gift to a church plant in the area.
  • Consider supporting a church plant or planter on an ongoing basis.
  • Continue supporting the North American Mission Board through your church’s mission program.